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  Topic: Coolmatic 190 door shelves
Mobi Condo

Replies: 8
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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Wed Sep 09, 2020 4:27 pm   Subject: Coolmatic 190 door shelves
Hello Mobi !

Look, unfortunately the Manufacturer of that Fridge box for three different fridge Companies went under during the LAST financial crisis.

You have little hope of finding those shelv ...
  Topic: Coolmatic 190 door shelves
Mobi Condo

Replies: 8
Views: 1883

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sun Sep 06, 2020 12:39 pm   Subject: Coolmatic 190 door shelves
Soooo frustrating !!!!!

I have repaired three - yes 3 - shelves now as thankfully my back ground of Tech Studies (Manual Arts to some) Teaching has given me quite a basic understanding of various p ...
  Topic: Rivian SUV's / Utes
Mobi Condo

Replies: 1
Views: 2273

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Thu Nov 29, 2018 8:13 pm   Subject: Rivian SUV's / Utes
Hello folks, I have come across a report of a new vehicle line of electric SUV's / Utes or trucks by a manufacturer / company by name of Rivian.

It all seems a great line to follow with 400 + miles ...
  Topic: Strzelecki to Tibooburra and White Cliffs
Mobi Condo

Replies: 5
Views: 11911

PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Fri Nov 02, 2018 8:30 am   Subject: Strzelecki to Tibooburra and White Cliffs
Howdy Emu,
We have done that route a couple of times over the last decade. Always different, but we are most wary of a tad of rain as the authorities will close those roads in an instance. The Darlin ...
  Topic: Bushtracker Service Adelaide?
Mobi Condo

Replies: 3
Views: 5442

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sun Feb 25, 2018 9:52 pm   Subject: Bushtracker Service Adelaide?
Howdy Scotty, we have not come across one place, but have known of Dario's on the South Road doing work, Cara Rest Supplies have told me that they have worked on BT's and I know that A1 Caravans at El ...
  Topic: Master Card use in Australia
Mobi Condo

Replies: 7
Views: 9467

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Fri Feb 09, 2018 9:29 am   Subject: Master Card use in Australia
Howdy all, lovely to have these positive responses. Original comments were from actual remote region experiences where we saw the signs at the entrance to the servo and shops etc. We always commented ...
  Topic: Master Card use in Australia
Mobi Condo

Replies: 7
Views: 9467

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Mon Feb 05, 2018 8:16 pm   Subject: Master Card use in Australia
Good evening to all, Should I be seen as being too nosy with this post, please dump this, but we are keen to know if Master Card is easily used across Australia and even REMOTE regions.

We have not ...
  Topic: Testimonials from Owners (please post reply in this topic)
Mobi Condo

Replies: 111
Views: 287568

PostForum: TESTIMONIALS from owners   Posted: Tue Oct 03, 2017 10:30 am   Subject: 12 year old van insurance and service results.
Good day all,
Our van at 12 years old, 120,000k of travel went in to BT for 4 "minor" insurance claim works and a 20,000km service.
We can only express our great thanks and appreciation of ...
  Topic: Mattress?
Mobi Condo

Replies: 15
Views: 24540

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Wed Aug 24, 2016 8:15 pm   Subject: Mattress?
Love the one supplied by the factory - 11 years plus and still excellent

J&J

Us too!
  Topic: A Brand New Owner
Mobi Condo

Replies: 8
Views: 14666

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Wed Jul 20, 2016 6:40 pm   Subject: A Brand New Owner
Hello John & Lee,
You take me back to Nov 2005 when we were at a van park a few k from the factory setting our brand new van up for our trip home to Adelaide. SO delighted and excited for you bot ...
  Topic: Lawn Hill - Booking system in disarray!!
Mobi Condo

Replies: 15
Views: 28649

PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Fri Jun 24, 2016 4:23 pm   Subject: Lawn Hill - Booking system in disarray!!
Grumpy,
I will have a chat with the Rangers who do the afternoon patrol when we are there and let you know what they are thinking/saying
A most interesting thread here. Is there any chance to our t ...
  Topic: Van security
Mobi Condo

Replies: 37
Views: 37102

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Mon May 02, 2016 9:39 pm   Subject: Van security
Howdy Matt,
A retired 'D' from NSW told me that what ever only the less savage of crooks will be stopped. Apparently they carry the cordless angle grinders and cut off the bolt on hitches etc and put ...
  Topic: Adding side shade sail to Aussie Traveller Coolabah awning
Mobi Condo

Replies: 9
Views: 17809

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sun Apr 10, 2016 7:19 am   Subject: Adding side shade sail to Aussie Traveller Coolabah awning
Hm! Interesting thread here! Any chance of some pics?
  Topic: ULSD Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel Lubrication Problems
Mobi Condo

Replies: 10
Views: 31379

PostForum: Tips on TOW VEHICLES   Posted: Wed Oct 28, 2015 10:27 am   Subject: ULSD Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel Lubrication Problems
I run a 100 series 1Hz - definitely an 'older diesel' been using TCW3 two stroke oil in it for the last two years. Runs 'sweet as' burns no oil at all and never gets hot.

John

Mmm! Interesting. ...
  Topic: See Bushtracker at the 2015 Adelaide Caravan Show
Mobi Condo

Replies: 12
Views: 20153

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat Feb 21, 2015 4:28 pm   Subject: See Bushtracker at the 2015 Adelaide Caravan Show
We were fortunate to attend the Adelaide Show as well and observe 1st hand the fantastic new versions (drool etc.). The display is most positively impressive and it was good to talk with the staff abo ...
  Topic: See Bushtracker at the 2015 Adelaide Caravan Show
Mobi Condo

Replies: 12
Views: 20153

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Wed Feb 04, 2015 7:49 pm   Subject: See Bushtracker at the 2015 Adelaide Caravan Show
Bewdy - certainly hope to catch up and ask a few questions and drool over the new developments. Very Happy Laughing Laughing
  Topic: 16' vs 18' Bushtrackers
Mobi Condo

Replies: 23
Views: 38917

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Thu Nov 27, 2014 3:22 pm   Subject: 16' vs 18' Bushtrackers
RE the 80 series.
We were very fortunate with ours. It is a Nov 1996 build which was ADR approved for 3500/350 Kg tow capacity.
Toyota informed us that it was post Oct 1996 models which were so. P ...
  Topic: Dumb - or what?
Mobi Condo

Replies: 17
Views: 30845

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Thu Oct 16, 2014 7:36 am   Subject: Dumb - or what?
Fess up time here - hope the pics work. In the middle of Murray Sunset National park, where the tug lost traction. Took 2 hours of winching and re-positioning of the tug to get through.http://www.bush ...
  Topic: Tug motor maintenance - Flushing a diesel donk
Mobi Condo

Replies: 9
Views: 16190

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat Jul 26, 2014 9:39 am   Subject: Tug motor maintenance - Flushing a diesel donk
Wow! Many thanks and much appreciation to all responders to this topic. We were a little wary and now have much confidence to keep on our usual service routine without the flush. Maybe we have a close ...
  Topic: Tug motor maintenance - Flushing a diesel donk
Mobi Condo

Replies: 9
Views: 16190

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Thu Jul 24, 2014 5:33 pm   Subject: Tug motor maintenance - Flushing a diesel donk
We are having a look at Cost Effective Maintenances web site as we have only ever just replaced the engine oil and have never tried a flushing oil concentrate.
We do get the car serviced for the maj ...
  Topic: 16' vs 18' Bushtrackers
Mobi Condo

Replies: 23
Views: 38917

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Fri Mar 21, 2014 4:05 pm   Subject: 16' vs 18' Bushtrackers
Howdy Mark and respondents,
We originally went for an 18' but with the extras we wanted and after the excellent coaching via emails we decided to follow the advice that our 18' would be on the heavy ...
  Topic: Tanami Track
Mobi Condo

Replies: 5
Views: 26084

PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Sun Mar 09, 2014 6:50 pm   Subject: Tanami Track
2007, June was our experience. Just a few days after it was pronounced open after big rains. Took 4 days, averaged 40kph and took our time to negotiate bad corrugated sections. Dropped 80 series and c ...
  Topic: Mitchell Plateau
Mobi Condo

Replies: 10
Views: 16780

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sun Mar 02, 2014 11:17 am   Subject: Mitchell Plateau
Try again - not sure what happened.
Doing the sums is so needful when stiff fuel prices etc are faced. We did so at Drysdale River Station in 2007 (diesel further up was then $2.30/lt) so we did a 2 ...
  Topic: Mangrovejack folding trailers
Mobi Condo

Replies: 18
Views: 45520

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Oct 15, 2013 3:41 pm   Subject: Mangrovejack folding trailers
Many thanks for this informative discussion. My wife saw it as a great birthday present to use with our Porta-Bote so she did some secret squirrel stuff and ordered me one!
The company was superb in ...
  Topic: Tyres on BT
Mobi Condo

Replies: 32
Views: 74265

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Wed Aug 28, 2013 12:14 pm   Subject: Tyres on BT
Thanks for this thread. Very interesting to follow. Will need to look at tyres on van within 12 months and have looked with interest at the Hero link. Personal experience re Coopers has been good. NOT ...
  Topic: Testimonials from Owners (please post reply in this topic)
Mobi Condo

Replies: 111
Views: 287568

PostForum: TESTIMONIALS from owners   Posted: Mon Dec 10, 2012 7:34 pm   Subject: Testimonials from Owners (please post reply in this topic)
We have had excellent experiences with BushTracker, right from first enquiry in March 2005 and through the design and pre purchase phases.

Then after purchase we have had excellent back up with it ...
  Topic: NEW DVD COMING, BORDER COUNTRY EXPLORING OF BACK TRACKS
Mobi Condo

Replies: 19
Views: 34112

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Wed Oct 10, 2012 7:09 pm   Subject: NEW DVD COMING, BORDER COUNTRY EXPLORING OF BACK TRACKS
VERY impressive imagery here Steve and staff.
Well done.
Love the glass doing it's dance on the table! It appears that the van ride is better than the tow vehicle!
How did the shocks fare for temp ...
  Topic: THE BIGGEST NEW INDUSTRY INNOVATION IN 16 YEARS!!
Mobi Condo

Replies: 7
Views: 35378

PostForum: Tips on OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT SELECTION FOR NEW VANS   Posted: Wed Sep 19, 2012 8:04 pm   Subject: THE BIGGEST NEW INDUSTRY INNOVATION IN 16 YEARS!!
Very nice news Steve,
Now I do not want to hijack this thread, so please shove it where ever it should go - how do we start to get on the list for the DVD and "Emma Chisit" likely to cost? ...
  Topic: Has anyone traveled to the cape to Seisia
Mobi Condo

Replies: 12
Views: 26930

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Thu Jun 14, 2012 8:53 pm   Subject: Has anyone traveled to the cape to Seisia
Howdy - we took our 19ft Mobi into Twin / Eliot Falls with not a problem in late Jul 2009. Scrubby Creek was about 60cm deep with scrabbly loose gravel entry / exit but LR 2nd with approx 2200 rpm was ...
  Topic: Come and see us at the Sydney caravan supershow!
Mobi Condo

Replies: 4
Views: 10349

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat Apr 28, 2012 10:57 am   Subject: Come and see us at the Sydney caravan supershow!
Mark & Chris,

We "feel" for you - all of that excitement and anticipation, how fantastic.

All we can say is that it will never leave you! Our beaut Mobi Condo, now 6.5 years you ...
  Topic: HN5i GPS
Mobi Condo

Replies: 46
Views: 83288

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Mon Apr 16, 2012 9:21 pm   Subject: HN5i GPS
Hullo AJ and LJ
FWIW, I use a Seeka with a 7" screen from the Map Shop in Adelaide for off-hwy runs - all the maps and facilities for under $700. Hema maps, 1:250 000 and so on.
........
Cheer ...
  Topic: RE-RELEASE OF SINGLE AXLE BUSHTRACKER POP-TOPS FROM 14'...
Mobi Condo

Replies: 57
Views: 160741

PostForum: What SIZE OR TYPE OF BUSHTRACKER?   Posted: Thu Feb 16, 2012 7:15 am   Subject: RE-RELEASE OF SINGLE AXLE BUSHTRACKER POP-TOPS FROM 14'...
Ah! The wonder and beauty of being on the older side and being "Ahead of times".

We are just a TAD AND SLIGHTLY envious of this news.

12 years ago when we started our looking for what ...
  Topic: All you need: A Dirt Road van, not the Bushtracker quality??
Mobi Condo

Replies: 6
Views: 14896

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Fri Dec 09, 2011 9:10 pm   Subject: All you need: A Dirt Road van, not the Bushtracker quality??
How say this "diplomatically" - here goes ..
We pulled over at the Central Gascoyne camp spot, sussed out the other rig and decided to stay. Did the usual greetings and get to know the comp ...
  Topic: Weekend away
Mobi Condo

Replies: 1
Views: 13657

PostForum: TRAVEL LOGS AND BUSHTRACKERS IN ACTION PICTURE GALLERY   Posted: Tue Nov 22, 2011 7:48 pm   Subject: Weekend away
Just two questions here Matt.
A) Do you have to? (Ans = Yes !) Smile
and
B) Why? (Ans = Because you can !) Smile
Makes the mouth water to get on the road again as we will this summer holiday period ...
  Topic: TPMS UNITS
Mobi Condo

Replies: 14
Views: 23346

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat Nov 12, 2011 7:46 pm   Subject: TPMS UNITS
Bit of an Eyeball Mk1 exponent as well.
We do the "Dance with Touchy Feely Caressing of the tyres and hubs" after about 100k each day and then each stop there after during the day.
Being ...
  Topic: Oils ain't Oils
Mobi Condo

Replies: 8
Views: 16219

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Jan 18, 2011 8:50 am   Subject: Oils ain't Oils
Thanks for the info, nice to get some test results, but unfortunately the left side of the PDF seems very pixelated and thus difficult to read the reports and the right side crystal clear. is it my en ...
  Topic: Any tips for the road to thhe tip of cape York?
Mobi Condo

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Views: 11014

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat Oct 09, 2010 8:30 pm   Subject: Any tips for the road to thhe tip of cape York?
Were that way a year ago (July-Aug-Sept 2009) & actually on the Cape in Aug! Up to Weipa was a doddle with some excellent stretches of road.
Usual rough corrugated dirt road techniquess apply - ...
  Topic: Swift Stove Spare Parts and Service.
Mobi Condo

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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Wed Aug 25, 2010 6:11 pm   Subject: Swift Stove Spare Parts and Service.
We concur with lesinperth re the helpfulness of the people they mention - we had trouble with the front panel knobs getting too hot to touch etc and even becoming too hard to turn when hot.
They hea ...
  Topic: Thoughts on our last trip
Mobi Condo

Replies: 11
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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sun Aug 22, 2010 11:47 am   Subject: Thoughts on our last trip
Oh Yes we met Mr Dodge Ram on the desert -35 PSI in tyres, poor ramp over angle and he wondered why he could not succeed along the French Line.!
  Topic: Thoughts on our last trip
Mobi Condo

Replies: 11
Views: 23478

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sun Aug 22, 2010 11:45 am   Subject: Thoughts on our last trip
Never mind - we shall catch up again somewhere. We certainly will look forawrd to that!
Re the rain! you would have been ok for a couple of days - we had three beautiful days & two nights doing t ...
  Topic: Thoughts on our last trip
Mobi Condo

Replies: 11
Views: 23478

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sat Aug 21, 2010 7:27 pm   Subject: Thoughts on our last trip
Oo! You smug / oops - snug folks you!

We went that - a - way sans BT as we crossed the desert this trip.

Oh! Boy! Did we ever miss the BT, going back some 5 - 6 years and doing the old set up, ...
  Topic: Ooh! Dear! Hope all is well as reported for the owners ....
Mobi Condo

Replies: 6
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PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Wed Aug 04, 2010 7:12 pm   Subject: Ooh! Dear! Hope all is well as reported for the owners ....
Just read on the LCOOL website of a BT which had rolled some near Birdsville I guess. A pic showed it loaded on the tilt tray truck ready to leave. It is reported that the owners were OK, so we hope t ...
  Topic: Bushtracker Roof Cover
Mobi Condo

Replies: 5
Views: 10243

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Mon Jun 07, 2010 8:19 pm   Subject: Bushtracker Roof Cover
Lovely, neat looking job there Neil.

Will keenly look for the answers you receive as well!

Maybe I should set up a separate topic here too as I am going OT with the next 2 questions like -
Hav ...
  Topic: Van lengths/widths/weight for off road
Mobi Condo

Replies: 6
Views: 15573

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Tue Mar 02, 2010 6:10 pm   Subject: Van lengths/widths/weight for off road
David,
We (mainly the Ian part of we) went through the agonising of van width, single axle/double axle, match tracks to tow vehicle and so for some 3 to 4 years. Listening, reading, asking etc.
We h ...
  Topic: New Bushtracker roof mounted wind generator option....
Mobi Condo

Replies: 17
Views: 29567

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Mon Nov 16, 2009 6:49 pm   Subject: New Bushtracker roof mounted wind generator option....
So! Bob & Steve,
Good for them dull days or night travelling boosting your batteries, BUT what does it do to you fuel economy! Smile Laughing Rolling Eyes
Cheers - Ian & Sally
  Topic: What one word decribes your Bushtracker Lifestyle
Mobi Condo

Replies: 10
Views: 18742

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Wed Oct 07, 2009 5:20 pm   Subject: What one word decribes your Bushtracker Lifestyle
Fantasmagoricallyexcitingadventures.
  Topic: A basic trip summary to make all hopefuls want a BT!
Mobi Condo

Replies: 2
Views: 7432

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sun Oct 04, 2009 9:13 pm   Subject: A basic trip summary to make all hopefuls want a BT!
Howdy all, well we went and dun it!
Another three months of Long Service Leave put to good use in a really good rig! The BT is just superb!
11th July to 30th September saw us take in the following. ...
  Topic: INTRODUCING THE NEW BUSHTRACKER HYBRID LITE....
Mobi Condo

Replies: 27
Views: 80622

PostForum: What SIZE OR TYPE OF BUSHTRACKER?   Posted: Mon Jun 01, 2009 5:54 pm   Subject: INTRODUCING THE NEW BUSHTRACKER HYBRID LITE....
Drool!
  Topic: Please, what would you have done differently>?
Mobi Condo

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Views: 18918

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Mon Jun 01, 2009 5:49 pm   Subject: Please, what would you have done differently>?
Howdy M&Ms,
Like JanO above - foot lockers full length of bed, two (2) outlets in shower floor - one each side - (not always easy to do the quick O/N stop and get van level laterally, length wise ...
  Topic: Suspension report ...
Mobi Condo

Replies: 2
Views: 7840

PostForum: GENERAL DISCUSSION   Posted: Sun Apr 05, 2009 8:21 am   Subject: Suspension report ...
After 38500 k's and having read some stories and looked at pics of the poly blocs, it was time to inspect ours.
The 38500 k's include the Tanami, Gibb River Road & off shoots, track from the Gas ...
 
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